Wind and solar plants will soon be cheaper than coal in all big markets around world, analysis finds
In Australia, the cost of renewable energy is dropping- and it's becoming cheaper than coal. This is a big deal in Australia, which is "the world’s second-largest thermal coal exporter after Indonesia". This story is similar in China and South Korea, as well as many other countries around the world, even with some governments subsidizing the costs of coal compared to wind and solar.
Read more about the exciting financial future of renewable energy by this article from The Guardian.